PwC Forensics Application & Database Support - Senior Associate in Chicago, Illinois

A career in our Computer Forensics practice, within Forensics Technology services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients protect their business in today’s evolving landscape by applying advanced and strategic approaches to information management. We focus on assisting organisations manage vast amounts of electronic data and navigate the legal and business processes demanded by critical events which includes litigation, regulatory requests and internal investigations.

Our team helps our clients collect, filter, and review electronic documents to effectively mitigate technological risk and maximise exploitation of their information assets.

Responsibilities

As a Senior Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Managers and above

  • Train and lead staff

  • Establish effective working relationships directly with clients

  • Contribute to the development of your own and team’s technical acumen

  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues

  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients

  • Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand

Job Requirements and Preferences :

Basic Qualifications :

Minimum Degree Required :

Bachelor Degree

Minimum Years of Experience :

3 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications :

Degree Preferred :

Bachelor Degree

Preferred Fields of Study :

Computer and Information Science, Information Technology

Certification(s) Preferred :

Relativity, Microsoft SQL Server 2014/2016, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, 2016, Aspera, Brainspace, ElasticSearch, Nuix, Tableau

Preferred Knowledge/Skills :

Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Supporting teams within an environment that focuses on some of the following areas: Application Support Services, IT Operations Support, IT Architecture on-premise/cloud based, Training Staff/End Users, Incident Response Management;

  • Troubleshooting problems and/or business issues related to Application Support Services; and,

  • Managing applications to support service levels, incident resolution, capacity planning, and protection and integrity of data.

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Working across multiple technical teams and their supported services, especially translating business demands into prioritized initiatives to fill business requirements across services and/or projects;

  • Supporting resource and service level requirements;

  • Supporting operational initiatives for Application Support team, including application management, performance tuning, application architecture, development/tools, application, and account management teams; and,

  • Troubleshooting client connectivity issues to hosted applications.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

For positions based in San Francisco, consideration of qualified candidates with arrest and conviction records will be in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.